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„Communicating Health, How does one reach whom?“ Organisation
of the specialist conference of the Health Communication Network with the
Faculty of Health Sciences at the University
of Bielefeld, 12. and 13.
April 2007 in Bielefeld.
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What does science already know about existing health-related information and the way in which it is used? To answer this question, we analyse available findings.
How the sensitive topic cancer was addressed in the entertainment television series “Club der roten Bänder” [Red Band Society]” is the focus of this project.
The City of Hamburg started the campaign “Sleep Well, Baby” to ensure that babies sleep well and safely. However, how do young parents perceive this campaign?
Health data is recorded and analysed on a large scale nowadays. But what are the risks and potentials?
Audio-visual media, such as television, can play an important role for issues regarding health. In his thesis, Michael Grimm examines the way in which medical issues are displayed in language and images and how patients understand these presentations.
Michael Grimm's article "Visuelle Evidenz? Eine qualitative Bildtypenanalyse zur Visualisierung von Evidenz in Fernsehbeiträgen [Visual Evidence? A Qualitative Analysis of Image Types for the Visualisation of Evidence in Television Reports]" has been published in the conference pr...
Lampert, C. (2018): Gesundheitsangebote für Kinder und Jugendliche im App-Format [Health Services for Children and Young People in App Format]. In: Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung. Published online.
Lampert, C.; Voß, M. (2018): Gesundheitsbezogene Apps für Kinder – Ergebnisse des Projekts HealthApps4Kids [Health-Related Apps for Children - Findings of the Project HealthApps4Kids]. Hamburg: Verlag Hans-Bredow-Institut, February 2018 (Working Papers of the Hans-Bredow-Institut, N...
Lampert, C.; Voß, M. (2018): Möglichkeiten und Grenzen digitaler Gesundheitsangebote im Unterhaltungsformat [Possibilities and Limits of Digital Health Services in Entertainment Format]. In: V. Scherenberg, J. Pundt (eds.), Digitale Gesundheitskommunikation. Zwischen Meinungsbildung und M...
Rossmann, C.; Lampert, C.; Stehr, P.; Grimm, M. (2018): Nutzung und Verbreitung von Gesundheitsinformationen. Ein Literaturüberblick zu theoretischen Ansätzen und empirischen Befunden [Usage and Dissemination of Health Information. A Literature Overview of Theoretical Approaches and Empiri...
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